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soldier owes his life to his helmet. and later, tall tales from the new guinness book of world records. plavix, taken with other heart medicines, goes beyond what other heart medicines do alone, to provide greater protection against heart attack or stroke and even death by helping to keep blood platelets from sticking together and forming dangerous clots. ask your doctor if plavix is right for you. protection that helps save lives. [ female announcer ] certain genetic factors and some medicines, such as prilosec, reduce the effect of plavix leaving you at greater risk for heart attack and stroke. your doctor may use genetic tests to determine treatment. don't stop taking plavix without talking to your doctor as your risk of heart attack or stroke may increase. people with stomach ulcers or conditions that cause bleeding should not use plavix. taking plavix alone or with some other medicines, including aspirin, may increase bleeding risk, so tell your doctor when planning surgery. tell your doctor all medicines you take, including aspirin, especially if you've had a stroke. if fever, un
-inch heels. the guinness world record officially confront this. they've won $10,000. 100 women and one man or in the race, which raised money for breast cancer research. i wonder how many sprained ankles there were. >> they do an event on 17th street each year before halloween. there are a lot of white ballots. that is interesting. >> it was for a good cause. >> exactly. this afternoon we have temperatures that will reach the low 80s. the extended outlook shows late tomorrow, showers. teddy rain expected on thursday with highs in the mid 70's. when the system goes through, as out of cooler and warmer fresh air in time for the weekend. taste of bethesda on saturday, temperatures in the mid to upper 60's with sunshine. sunshine sticks around sunday and monday with nighttime lows in the upper 40's by friday night. everything is working out to our of advantage. we need the rain, but not all at once. thursday there is heavy rain. >> thank you. thanks for joining us. >> thank you. thanks for joining us. and stick to it. like seriously low prices. [ male announcer ] at safeway, we made a promise
horas en 1996. >> acaba de romper el rÉcord guinness pero este era permanecer dos horas mÁs sobre la bicicleta. >> 12 horas completas. el martes se va a una notarÍa para mandar un acta a estados unidos para que otorguen el rÉcord. >> al final, francisco villegas se alzÓ con un rÉcord que demandÓ univispirah@h@univision tambiÉn, otro récord guinness. >> extraordinaria estatua estÁ parando el trÁnsito al norte de cincinnati. es casi imposible pasar por delante y no ver al coloso de los cristos.univisioÁ del auto con la cÁmara. cristo parece haber resucitado a orillas de esta autopi ea en @ figurah@univnxtraio sobre un armazÓn de metal. se ha ganado un h@univisionpi e@ h@isiolo pi extrah@mont aquí, e paoporcio.h@ivisiopi eh@ ivisio h@univisionpi extrah@h@ pi eh@ion extrah@ es imposible que pase desapercibido. >> la policÍa decía que iba a hacer un problema, que la gente iba a estar mirando... >> los mÁs devotos consideran esta estatua un sÍmbolo de redenciÓn. >> la estatua se ha convertido en una autÉntica seiÓra los que no pueden resistir bajarse del coche y tratar
was the victim of an acid attack now admits that it was self-inflicted. >>> and mini moon, the guinness book of world records reals >>> and mini moon, the guinness book of world records reals the world's smallest cow. captions paid for by nbc-universal television >>> hello and good morning. i'm lynn berry. today, we begin with finally nearing the end. after five long months, crews in the gulf of mexico have taken a major step toward permanently plugging up the blownout well behind the worst offshore oil spill in u.s. history. for more on that, we go to kristin dahlgren, live in louisiana with more. ood morning. >> good morning to you, lynn. day 150 and that relief well that they started drilling shortly after this a started has finally intersected with the mccondo well some 2 1/2 miles below the floor of the gulf. admiral thad allen said that the two wells were connected and that the next step was to pump mud and cement down into that well to permanely seal it off. obviously, great news for people in this area, but really just one step in their recovery. oil ctinues to wash ashore. and this
schoolchildren on this very well known field. >> i love -- i like to read the guinness book of world records. >> redskins players were led by donovan mcnabb. of the facts about 12 years ago my father was diagnosed with diabetes -- >> about 12 years ago my father was diagnosed with diabetes and that is something that continues to take the lives of our friends and family. >> it is more kid-based than game-based. >> veazie as one of the highest obesity rates in the nation -- d.c. has one of the highest obesity rates in the nation. >> i think it is important to learn not only about yourself, but about your families. >> the pressure to work out for at least 30 minutes is on. >> you can stay in shape and be nice and healthy. >> this perhaps has a different meaning for mcnabb. interestingly, he already made it into the guinness book of world records 2004 for passing. >> sunshine, low humidity, warm temperatures. -- not yet. out and enjoy it >> this is a view of chesapeake beach. if you cannot see the other side. if you could, you would do that -- he would be looking directly across the bay toward t
of the strangest record breakers of the year. let's look at this dog who made it into the latest guinness book of world records. can you figure out why? yeah, yeah. i know you had the answer. homes for those in need? or, maybe you want to help improve our schools? whatever you want to do, members project from american express can help you take the first step. vote, volunteer or donate for the causes you believe in at membersproject.com. take charge of making a difference. ♪ [ male announcer ] we touch a lot of things throughout the day. so it's nice that clorox disinfecting products help kill the germs that can live on surfaces for up to 48 hours. ♪ feels sweet when i can touch you ♪ sadly, no. oh. but i did pick up your dry cleaning and had your shoes shined. well, i made you a reservation at the sushi place around the corner. well, in that case, i better get back to these invoices... which i'll do right after making your favorite pancakes. you know what? i'm going to tidy up your side of the office. i can't hear you because i'm also making you a smoothie. [ male announcer ] marriott ho
grand for charity. >>> well, seems like there is a guinness world record for just about everything. coming up, we're going to meet a pup whose slobbering is going into the record books. if they have their way, we're facing a mountain of debt and a massive tax increase. employers will continue to leave our state, taking their jobs with them. the next four years will impact the next decade, so we've put together a road map to 2020. a plan that brings jobs back to maryland by reducing spending and lowering taxes. let's make the maryland we love not just good, but great. now let's get down to work. . >>> this is kevin heights with press box sports report. ravens wide receiver derek mason said today he would not be talking to the media for the rest of the season but he will till talk on his weekly radio show. in other ravens news, goodin could be out four to six weeks after suffering a dislocated shoulder sunday against the bennals. stallworth and gaither missed today's practice but cody was on the field and should suit up sunday when the browns come to town for the ravens home opener.
world record, more than 7,000 people shook it all about in coldville iowa to get into the guinness book for the biggest hockeyy pokey dance ever. they beat the record by 2500 people. >> i know people at home right now saying speaking of hockeyy. >> we like to keep it real. >> busy in the world of sports right now but the red skins are stealing the show. >> lindsay murphy with a look ahead on sports extras. >> the washington, orioles and dc all in action today but the red skins keeping everybody on hold today. because it's cut day. and the final 58 player roster. who is in and out. on the sports extra. will and maureen, we've got the 411, stick around. >> thanks, lindsay. news and information 24/7 on fox5news.com is always on. >> now we can do the hockeyy pokey. >> left foot in, right foot out. take it out. 
testing the equipment in the arizona desert. >>> today is a big day in the world of guinness. that's right. the 2011 edition of the guinness world book of records is out. from the breath taking to the bizarre. here is the world's smallest cow. only 33 inches long, and there you go, that's puggy the dog. he has the longest tongue. and check out the jumping jack russell, can pop 100 balloons and get this laurel, he can pop 100 battalions 44.49 seconds. i mean, who -- this is my question, who sits home and thinks of feats? i think we can come up with something and get guinness to come out. congratulations to the jumping jack russell. i assume that guy is the guy with the longest beard. >> i remember when i was a kid seeing the nails, the longest fingernails which was disturbing to me. i don't know why. >> i wanted to break in when i was a child by swinging in our backyard. my sister and i lasted for an hour and we quit. we gave up. it was certainly longer than an hour, the record. >> fun to watch. >> this is no world record but the tropics are active. >> several major storms right now, keepin
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. sacramento's sheriff takes on california's attorney general. john mcguinness criticized a campaign statement on jerry brown's website targeting opponent meg whitman for record spending money that could be used instead to pay for police and teachers. >> he should mutt his money where his mouth is. >> reporter: we did the math and brown could cover 196 sacramento deputies for one year with the $28 million his campaign has raised so far. whitman with $119 million could pay for 833 deputies. but mcguinness says he doesn't really believe the candidates should hand over their war chests. he just felt the need to call out brown for a hypocritical statement. >> i offered that thought with a little bit of, uhm, i guess absurdity to make a point. >> reporter: the brown campaign stands by its criticism of whitman's record spending. and as for the sheriff's a spokesman says, i believe sheriff mcguinness may have more important and less partisan things to worry about. mcguinness says there is nothing more important than california's future and he thinks whitman is the one who will bring real reform to a
by claiming she was the woman of an acid attack now admits it was self-inflicted. and mini moo. the guinness book of world records unveils the world's smallest cow. good morning. i'm lynn berry. those stories and more straight ahead. this is "first look" on msnbc. >>> we begin with finally nearing the end. after five long months, crews in the gulf of mexico have taken a major step toward permanently plugging the blownout well. behind the worst oil spill in u.s. history. and for more on that, we go to nbc's kristen dahlgren in venice, louisiana. good morning. >> reporter: hey, good morning, lynn. day 150 and that relief well they started drilling shortly after this all started has finally intersected with the well some 2 1/2 miles beneath the floor of the gulf. in a statement late last night, the incident commander said the two wells were now connected and that the next step is to pump mud and cement down into that well to permanently seal it off. obviously, good news for people in this area. really just one step in their recovery. oil here continues to wash ashore. this week, evidence of a m
piernas, primero varios saltos, luego equilibrio. arrancÓ el desafÍo. >> el guinness rÉcord! >> los transeÚntes separaban para ver con sus propios ojos el reto,. >> es algo bien difÍcil, estar haciendo equilibrio 12 horas es difÍcil. >> yo creo que es suro. - duro. Él es el mejor. >> la policÍa quería estar cerca de pancho. en un momento comenzÓ a dolerle la mano izquierda. >> es una posiciÓn donde pongo el pie y sobre el pedal, y me da una fricciÓn. el peso del cuerpo, todo recae sobre ese pie. >> efectivamente francisco villegas acaba de romper el rÉcord guinness, pancho tenÍa claro que quería imponer un nuevo rÉcord. dos horas mÁs. >> esto me lleva a la 12 horas y el martes se da una notarÍa para que vaya en el rÉcord. >> gracias! >> al final francisco villegas se alzÓ con un rÉcord que demandÓ las mÁximas energÍas fÍsicas y mentales. >> que subiÓ en su bicicleta por las escaleras de un edificio de 49 pisos, asÍ que es un nuevo rÉcord. >> una jirafa estÁ parando el trÁfico en cincinnati. es casi imposible no ver al coloso de los christos. >> cientos
burrell, jose guin but his best pick up is picking up the phone and saying, bring posey out here. when they do get it going, pitching and defense like that. freddy sanchez that's a beautiful play. backing up matt cane. jose guine meets the offense head first. 6innings of shut out play for cain. ticket to ride buster posey solo homer. providing a 1-0 win. brian wison with his 44th save. padres would not budge as the dodgers again plead not guilty down south. san diego easily ryan ludwick with a two run single. clayton richard an eight hit complete shut out for the padres who remain a half game back of the giants in the west. as for the a's here in oakland just continue to swing easy, play hard as the calendar winds down. and it's hard to resist. 23-7 gets manny on a phase. another youngster as juan pierre not so lucky pierre right there as he bangs into the wall. 2-1 score, and the crew 7-2, super bowl champs get out of candle stick park. reggie bush last week he loses thheisman trophy. bush injured his right leg in a scramble for a lose ball someone fell on his leg fracturing it in the
. >> hard to believe. aubrey huff, pat burrell, jose guin but his best pick up is picking up the phone and saying, bring posey out here. when they do get it going, pitching and defense like that. freddy sanchez that's a beautiful play. backing up matt cane. jose guine meets the offense head first. 6innings of shut out play for cain. ticket to ride buster posey solo homer. providing a 1-0 win. brian wison with his 44th save. padres would not budge as the dodgers again plead not guilty down south. san diego easily ryan ludwick with a two run single. clayton richard an eight hit complete shut out for the padres who remain a half game back of the giants in the west. as for the a's here in oakland just continue to swing easy, play hard as the calendar winds down. and it's hard to resist. 23-7 gets manny on a phase. another youngster as juan pierre not so lucky pierre right there as he bangs into the wall. 2-1 score, and the crew 7-2, super bowl champs get out of candle stick park. reggie bush last week he loses thheisman trophy. bush injured his right leg in a scramble for a lose ball someo
. >>> and guinness officials have certified a colombian man who stands 2'3" as the world's shortest living man. the 24-year-old who works part time as a dancer says he's very happy with his height because it makes him unique. look at him go there. >>> and now here's an early look at how wall street will kick off the day after closing friday for a long hoimd weekend. the dow closed at 10,447. the naz dam gained 14 and the naz dam climbed 33. taking a look at overseas trading this morning in tokyo the nikkei dropped 75 points, but in hong kong the hang seng rose 46. >>> a business all-star who recently fell from grace over sexual allegations has resurfaced as a competitor. or kl has hired former hewlett-packard ceo mark hurd in its efforts to muscle in on more of hp's turf. oracle and hp had been long-time partners but with last year's purchase of sun my crow systems they became direct competitors. >>> in other executive years david weston, tv's longest serving network news chief told the staff monday he's resigning and will leave by the end of the year. >>> elseware air products has boosted to
. >>> and in new york, guinness world record promoted the release of their 2011 book with a play date with one of its biggest and smallest stars. giant george, the world's tallest living dog, and booboo, the smallest. booboo needed a boost to meet george, but there was an instant connection. >>> now for a look at your national and regional weather, here's nbc meteorologist bill karins with the weather channel forecast. >> there was a lot of drama when they were rescuing that animal. >> i know. that video was pretty amazing. >> eventually, they got over the hump, though. and then got it out. >> really, bill? you're going to start out the morning with a bad joke? >> that's how we're doing it. let's talk about the tropics, lynn. we had karl out there yesterday and now it's out into the gulf of mexico. every now and then, these storms go up to the yucatan and veer to the north. not this one, though. this one is steered more or less back towards mexico for a second landfall as we go through friday night. here is the forecast track. tropical storm at the current time karl, it could become a hurrican
and straps to pull the distressed animal to safety. so far seems to be doing okay. >>> in new york, guinness world record folk promoted the release of their 2011 book with a play date for one of the biggest and smallest stars, giant george, the world's tallest living dog, and bobo, the smallest. boo boo needed a boost to see george, but there was an instant connection. now for a look at your national weather, we turn to nbc meteorologist bill karins with the forecast. >> do you think george is a happen dog? >> i hope not. >> a lot of those great danes think they are. george was pretty cute. let's talk about the hurricanes out there and the tropical storms. just got the new updates in. no big surprises, the biggest concern is down here in mexico where we are watching tropical storm karl. it's over the bay of cam peacpe now it looks like it will make landfall as a hurricane sometime on friday it shouldn't be too big, maybe a category 1, at worst a category 2. here is the forecast timing. it's a little slower than previous. it looks like landfall sometime late friday night into saturday morning
. >> efectivamente francisco villegas acaba de romper el rÉcord guinness, pancho tenÍa claro que quería imponer un nuevo rÉcord. dos horas mÁs. >> esto me lleva a la 12 horas y el martes se da una notarÍa para que vaya en el rÉcord. >> gracias! >> al final francisco villegas se alzÓ con un h@univisionprime@ h@univisionprimer impactoh@h@pr por las escaleras de un edificio de 49 pisos, asÍ que es un nuevo rÉcord. >> una jirafa estÁ parando el trÁfico en cincinnati. es casi imposible no ver al coloso de los christos. >> cientos de miles de personaso mÁs de uno se baja del auto con su cÁmara. >> cristo parece haber resucitado a orillas de esta autopista. >> tiene 66 dÍas de alto, es el cristo mÁs grande en todo los estados unidos. conozcpr impach@ titán h@univisn mesíh@as, unra ibra ddrio, h@ alh@univisionprimer impactoh@un@ veÍque reÓhÍa enh@ su ppro cuer impach@ tuvieroporcia.h@univner imph@at >> la estah@primeractofue a peda y trdada.isionprimer impactoh@h despuÉs cristo sunivisaba...pr n a losidente ohioh@univision se puso estratÉgicamente asÍ la policÍa decía que iba a s
the superdome twice. guinness is expected to determine soon whether that qualifies as the largest king cake. >>> now here is bill karins with the weather channel forecast. >> good morning, amara. have you ever had that before? >> i haven. but it looks like a great breakfast for me. i love sweets in the morning. >> i'll have to look that up. as far as yesterday went in the south, incrediblyhot. huntsville, alabama region had their 100th 90-degree day of the candar year. philadelphia, you broke your record yesterday for the most 90-degree days in one year. the heat this summer has been incredible and it's going to continue as we go throughout the day today. as far as the forecast goes, it looks like we're going to see the cooler air coming down from the north. billings at 44 there. that's a sign of thingsto come. as of now, we have the cooler air and warmer air hitting it and that's where we're getting the heavy rain. thre's a lot of it outside of denver and into colorado. this area of low pressure is going to be an area of possible flooding ins, especially up there in minnesota and wisconsin
for 40 hours straight at a comedy club in portland. guinness is jet to certify that record. ten audiences had to be there at all times and stay awake. >>> helping you eat healthy on a budget. abc 2 news at six starts right now. >>> maryland's governor's race is taking a negative turn as the state moves toward november's general election. good evening i'm kelly swoope. there is not much space in the polls between governor o'malley. it sets up a close race between the republican and the democrat. both parties really have a lot another stake. >> reporter: now the primary is passed, the focus is squarely on maryland's governor race and the gloves are coming off. >> with martin o'malley as governor maryland has moved back ward. >> reporter: bob's campaign releases positive ads the gop is doing the dirty work. this ad from the republican governor association blasts o'malley for the unemployment rate and raising taxes during his term.
record today for the largest cake in the world. worked through the night to construct a guinness world record king cake. it wrapped around the super dome twice. it took 500 tables to set up the cake. all net proceeds went to susan g komen for the cure. i was s ,, [ ehrlich ] annapolis -- if they have their way, we're facing a mountain of debt and a massive tax increase. employers will continue to leave our state, taking their jobs with them. the next four years will impact the next decade, so we've put together a road map to 2020. a plan that brings jobs back to maryland by reducing spending and lowering taxes. let's make the maryland we love not just good, but great. now let's get down to work. let's make the maryland we love not just good, but great. bob ehrlich pretends to be for the working guy... but he's not on our side. i thought i knew bob ehrlich, but then i found out... he raised property taxes on every maryland family... and business. he increased college tuition... by 40%. 40%. and i thought i knew bob ehrlich. he was against raising the minimum wage. made $2.5 million... w
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and teammates hosted a fitness section to help combat obity. they broke the guinness world record for the largest virtual exercise lesson wi 646 kids. mcnabb says he opens the exercises taught on the field will help d.c. children lead healthier lives. >> you seeuys who care and an organization who cares as well. trying to eliminate obesity, high pressure, hypertension and everything. it all starts with having the right mind-set, working out, eating right and getting the kids outside. paul, alexander, olson and macintosh joined in on the record-breaking fun. good for tm. it looks like donovan has moves. >> getting kids outside and getting them moving is the big key. >> there you go. >> if we could solve that problem, we would be a long way from solving that obesity problem. >> there is value in recess. >> jake's favorite subject. >> a bit of a recess from fall as we all have warmer temperatures moving in. it will feel a lot like summer later today. there's the washington monument under a mostly clear sky. getting low at 69 sat national airport. much warmer than the last several mor
and attempted to cook up a world record with more than 2,000 pound of gooey mac and cheese. yummy. guinness hasn't weighed in yet. the official all you can eat macaroni for 5 bucks is a sure winner. >>> now for a look at your national and regional weather, here is meteorologist bill karins with your national and regional forecast. bill, add some bread crumbs and cajun spices from louisiana and i'm good. >> so you don't just get it on out of the box. >> oh, no. you have to add your spices to it. >> that's good stuff. >>> let's talk about what's happening in the tropics, first off. tropical storm matthew blew up a little bit. this looks like it would normally go safely inland here. this storm, though, is going to stall out and this is going to be the storm that will do the most destruction and be the most dangerous with mudslides and flooding that we've had so far this season. it's going to sit over central america and belize and mexico over the next five days. this is going to stall out here, but still be close enough to the warm water of the caribbean to maintain itself. this is going to be a da
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worth? that's what a group of canadian players are doing set a guinness world record the long effort softball game ever. they started their game friday night they will finish it wednesday only 20 players are allowed on each team. as you can imagine substitutions could become an issue here. if you're keeping score at home and why wouldn't you, the old record is 115 hours. good luck to them. it is all about monday night football. take a look at the bears packers rivalry from every angle in tonight's photos of the day. . >>> nice. good outcome too. more photos from shing tribune photographers on our web site, wgntv.com. coming up more from defer inhester and the chicago bears turning back the clock to 2006 as the bears and packers go down to the wire and ozzy guillen clarifying his future with the white sox. dan reason next in sports. this droid has evolved to do even more. now it integrates your work e-mail, so you can be hooked up to everything you need to do. now it does 1 ghz speed on a more intuitive keyboard. turning you into an instrument of efficiency. introducing the new droid
. >>> the world's tallest man and the world's shortest woman are both from turkey. the guinness book of records got them together saturday. the tallest man is 8" 3" tall. the shortest woman 2" 4.6" high. wonder if there was a love connection? this morning, tracking hurricane igor. i'm terrell brown. this is the "cbs morning news." words alone aren't enough. my job is to listen to the needs and frustrations of the shrimpers and fishermen, hotel or restaurant workers who lost their jobs to the spill. i'm iris cross. bp has taken full responsibility for the clean up in the gulf and that includes keeping you informed. our job is to listen and find ways to help. that means working with communities. restoring the jobs, tourist beaches, and businesses impacted by the spill. we've paid over $400 million in claims and set up a $20 billion independently-run claims fund to cover lost income until people impacted can get back to work. and our efforts aren't coming at tax-payer expense. i know people are wondering-- now that the well is capped, is bp gonna meet its commitments? i was born in new orleans. my
may just be a sip or two away. the new guinness world record holders for longest living twins credit whiskey and pestiz for a long life. they celebrated their 98th birthday last week, while the pair admits exercise has played a role and a smooth drink that keeps them feeling young. i'll tell you, bill, the french know how to do it. >> and smiling. >> they were so cute, right? >> i mean, yeah. i wouldn't want to sit down to the table with them, though. >> they could probably drink you under the table. >> yes. >>> time now for an early look at some of the stories we'll follow throughout the day here on nbc. >>> new driving rules go into effect in massachusetts. drivers caught texting, on the internet or on a phone will face a fine. and being stuck in traffic or at a red light will not be accepted as an execute. >>> in new york, forces are joined for the keep children alive aiming to help children with hiv/aids in africa and india. >>> and happy 50th birthday to "the flintstones." it debuted on this day in 1960 making it network tv's first animated prime time series. >>> all day long, y
. the candy bar weighs in at more than 4 tons. the guinness book of world records certified the record this weekend. the bitter and dark chocolate bar is 18 feet long. the company plans a town tasting event next month. " i get a plane ticket. >> or identify you a bar downstairs. -- i can buy you a top of our downstairs. breezy conditions tomorrow. cooler wednesday. a chance for showers thursday and friday. >> thanks for joining us.
. guinness hasn't weighed in yet. >>> now for a look at your national and regional wlr, here is bill karins with your national and regional forecast. >> we're looking forward to the weekend. we are dealing with a tropical storm out there. a lot of people wondering will this ever affect the united states. it's possible. but it would at least be 7 to 10 days from now. this is tropical storm matthew. you notice it heads up to here to belize and affects the yucan areas from cancun through southern mexico into tuesday. so we've got a -- this is going to be a very slow moving storm through upcoming weekend. after this point, it's unsure if it would move into the gulf or dissipate over land here. that's tropical storm matthew. the big story here in the states has been the heat. it was 90 degree heat. you can see it from dallas almost to chicago. d.c. was 93 yesterday. everywhere in red, the whole southeast and tennessee valley was in the 90s yesterday and today is going to be just as warm because that front shedding through st. louis and chicago. we have at least one more warm day before the coole
. >>> a thousand local students took to the fedex field today to fight childhood obesity. try to set a guinness world record for the largest virtual exercise record. no word yet if they were successful. you can always learn more about fighting childhood obesity at wusa9.com. click on the lighten up icon. >>> still ahead, how long can this weather last? topper is coming back with your full forecast. >>> first, millions of folks are waiting in unemployment lines these days. we'll tell you about a new resource that could help them find jobs. that's coming up next. chevy chase bank is becoming capital one bank. with the most locations in the dc area, we figured they could use our help. ♪ down a bit. too much. [ crowd cheering ] [ grunts ] [ garth ] capital one bank. now with the most branches and atms in the dc area. what's in your wallet? >>> unemployment rose to 9.6% in august. across the country, unemployment rose in 27 states, fell in 13. state unchanged in ten states and the district. unemployment rate rose to 7% in virginia and 7.3% in the state of maryland. maryland is doing what it can to
holds the guinness world record, it was 4 passport 4 inches long which is a huge accomplishment for a dog of that size.  >> an eviction in d.c. turn out to be a bigger job than expected. the woman was a hoarder. it was dumped on 11th street northwest taking up two city blocks. a virginia moving company volunteered to take it away, store it and filled up three trucks. the city has agreed to store the rest. >>> people are looking for ways to scrimp and save but they don't realize how much money they're throwing away. melanie alnwick shows you how to find extra cash by looking in your trash. >> reporter: jeff yager knows a lot of things, but one of his favorite subjects is trash. >> here is the great news if you're a cheap skate like me, which is by producing less trash, you're going to save money, and that's what my trash autopsy is all about. >> a trash autopsy, says yager is a thorough dissection of all your garbage and recycling. >> look at that, see what i'm talking about? look at it. it's incredible, isn't it. >> reporter: what you find will tel
%ndon 42 times in one hour. gets in the guinness records. -revious record as we knoo, was 19.3 >> i didn't know. but now i do. >> a group in canada is trying to break the world record for3 the longest softball game. to do it they have to play 120 hours of softball. there can be two teams with up to 40 players. break to say leep are allowed. field so hey sleep in tents in the outfield. >> me aad my dad used to have the guiiness book, when i as a kid and stuff. so always been familiar with ii. nice to be in there. i always wanted to breaa a word. >> out here playing ball and it came up. >> group needs to playyuntil 1 .m. on wednesday to break the record. >> after the ravens beat the browns yesterday, it waa the most asked question of all. how is ray rice's knee. we have information on that this evening t might not be as bad as was feared. rice injured the knee in the forth quarter against the browns and left the game. not to returr. he underwent an mri today. and the results have the ravens feeling uubeat. no damage whatsoever to tte ligaments or cartilage. and basically a bad bruise.
.2 on the richter scale. and it's 5 feet wide, but the team fell short. the guinness book of world records said the biggest burger house on the back deck. no. it was made in the state of %-tonight ann one that many saw coming. ed reed has been placed on the physically unable to perform list. reed will miss the ffrst six -eeks of the season due to a torn muscle in hii hip. recovering from off season surgery. it doesn't help, though, that the first fourrof the first six games are against the jets, bengals, steelers, and patriots. now to something that caught everyone's eye last night. in the second quarter a pass is picked off and he has no one n -ront of him. heading for the first touchdown of his career, he starts celebrating at the rams' 45 and stopped at the goalline and line. the coach gave his linebacker a piece of his mind. one day later the coach cooled off and said he'll use it as a teaching point. >> i think it's a learning opportunity, and the bottom liie is we don't want any peenltiis. -hat's the most important thing. you don't want to put your ssecial teamm o in harm's way. the othe
, this was unveiled today. -- look at this, this was unveiled today. the guinness book of world records will certify it as the biggest part ever. it is 10 inches thick. it weighs more than 9700 pounds. >> that is big. >>> big game tomorrow night. >> the redskins-cowboys. college football today, loads of it. on the saturday, a shopper in blacksburg. and college park. -- a after four years, adrian fenty is now apologizing. he never apologized for giving control of $82 million in city contracts to his frat brothers. no apology for his secret trips and missed appearances, for record-high unemployment and overspending the budget. and no apology for what the washington post calls "silly fights with the d.c. council," "unnecessary government secrecy," "shutting out community voices." we're sorry, mayor fenty -- some things you just can't forgive. >>> the toyota sports desk, brought to you by your local toyota dealers -- moving you forward. >>> shocker this afternoon at virginia tech. the hokies playing against james madison. things look good for va tech. the hokies are up 7-0. but jmu hung tough. sullivan
, spending 121 days -- sorry. beating the old record of 107. submits it to guinness. guinness says, oh, sorry, we don't have any openings in that particular record this time around, we cannot accept what you've done. so basically, he did all this and then they rejected this guy and said no, you didn't break the record, you're not getting in the book here after all of that, all those snakes. he was with not only all -- two black mambas, two green mambas, all these dangerous snakes. and if you don't remember what the black mamba was, of course you remember the great movie "kill bill." the black mamba had that incredible scene where he killed that guy there and all that. can you imagine, he went to all these lengths, stayed in that room, and did not get in the book? >> you know what, though? i actually have to say i think the guinness book, they have really stringent rules -- >> they're strict. >> i think what they're basically saying is there was no one who could verify probably what he did. i mean i hate to be a pessimist but -- >> rules are rules, i guess, but guinness kind of want to prevent
today by the redskins. >>> two days after mcknabb, he set out to get his own mark in the guinness book of world records and he broke it. he had a little help as well from players and hundreds of kids who showed up for an interactive group fitness session. the goal was to fight obesity and the health problems that go along with it. the group broke guinnessorld record titles for the largest lesson, with 646 kids taking part. mcknabb sa he hopes these exercis taught on the field today help d.c. kids lead healthier lives. >> what you're seeing is guys who care and an organization who cares as well, hoping to eliminate obesity, high blood pressure, hypertension and everything. it obviously starts with having the right mindset, working out, eating right and getting these kids outside. >> donovan mcknabb turning in the chunky soup for some exercise. he hates that commercial, by the way. he said he doesn't wa people to remember him for that, so now he's working on fitness. >>> after dropping six games at nuss mark, the nationals pummelled the astros 8-4. they're tryingo end a four-game losing
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